The Baltimore area will be well-represented during this college football season.
Ninety-six local players — from Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County — are listed on Football Bowl Subdivision rosters this fall. There were 89 DI players from Baltimore last year and 79 in 2011.
The ACC will feature the most local players, with 40 Baltimore-area natives on rosters in the conference this fall. Maryland leads the way with 21 players, while Virginia (six), Virginia Tech (four), Wake Forest (three), Duke (two), Pittsburgh (one), Miami (one), North Carolina (one) and Boston College (one) are also represented.
The other conferences with Baltimore-area players are: Mid-American Conference (12), Big Ten (11), American Athletic Conference (10), SEC (seven), Conference USA (four), independent (four), Big 12 (three), Mountain West (three) and Pac-12 (two).
Gilman has the most FBS players with 10, while Calvert Hall has eight Baltimore-area players and Good Counsel has seven. Dunbar was next with five, while Arundel, Loyola and DeMatha each have four. Five local high schools have three players apiece on FBS rosters: Archbishop Curley, Archbishop Spalding, Atholton, Boys' Latin and Meade. Cardinal Gibbons, McDonogh, Mount St. Joseph, Old Mill, Reservoir, River Hill and Towson have two apiece.
Here's the complete list of Baltimore's FBS players for the 2013 season. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if there's anyone we missed.
College Name High School Position Year Akron Joe Petrides Archbishop Curley offensive lineman senior Alabama Cyrus Jones Gilman cornerback sophomore Alabama Michael Newsome Boys' Latin defensive lineman junior Arkansas Kiero Small Cardinal Gibbons fullback senior Arkansas Carroll Washington Edmondson cornerback junior Boston College Josh Bordner Century quarterback junior Buffalo Dan Collura DeMatha ) offensive lineman redshirt freshman Buffalo Kendall Patterson DeMatha ( defensive lineman sophomore Colorado State Shaquil Barrett Boys Town (Neb.) + linebacker senior Connecticut Jordan Floyd Loyola safety redshirt freshman Connecticut Tim Willman Reservoir defensive end senior Duke Allen Jackson McDonogh defensive end redshirt freshman Duke Eamonn Vain-Callahan Severn running back sophomore East Carolina Derrell Johnson Cardinal Gibbons linebacker senior Eastern Michigan Great Ibe Meade linebacker sophomore Georgia Greg Pyke Boys' Latin offensive guard redshirt freshman Houston Billy Cosh Arundel quarterback junior Iowa Darian Cooper DeMatha & defensive lineman sophomore Kansas State Tavon Rooks Woodlawn offensive lineman senior Kent State Terrell Johnson Archbishop Spalding offensive lineman junior Kentucky TraVaughn Paschal Arundel linebacker junior LSU Jake Clise Loyola quarterback freshman Marshall Chris Yamoah Reservoir defensive back redshirt freshman Maryland Roman Braglio McDonogh defensive lineman redshirt freshman Maryland Wes Brown Good Counsel ! running back sophomore Maryland Tyrek Cheeseboro Milford Mill wide receiver sophomore Maryland Shane Cockerille Gilman quarterback freshman Maryland Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil Towson linebacker junior Maryland Zach Dancel Good Counsel @ safety sophomore Maryland Elvis Dennah Annapolis Area Christian safety freshman Maryland Tejiri Erhiel Arundel wide receiver senior Maryland Kenneth Goins Jr. Gilman fullback redshirt freshman Maryland Adam Greene Broadneck kicker freshman Maryland Malik Jones Dunbar defensive lineman freshman Maryland DeAndre Lane Catonsville wide receiver freshman Maryland Moise Larose Wilde Lake offensive lineman freshman Maryland Brendan Magistro C. Milton Wright kicker sophomore Maryland Brian McMahon Atholton tight end redshirt freshman Maryland Mike Minter Severna Park offensive lineman freshman Maryland Greg Parcher Archbishop Spalding long snapper senior Maryland Tony Perry Marriotts Ridge cornerback senior Maryland Matt Robinson Atholton linebacker junior Maryland Dave Stinebaugh Perry Hall tight end senior Maryland Azubuike Ukandu Towson defensive lineman redshirt freshman Massachusetts Jackson Porter Mount Hebron defensive back freshman Massachusetts Dillon Tighe Arundel wide receiver freshman Memphis Larry Lawrence Randallstown offensive lineman junior Miami Sunny Odogwu St. Frances offensive tackle freshman Miami (Ohio) Mwanza Wamulumba Meade defensive lineman junior Michigan Blake Countess Good Counsel * cornerback sophomore Michigan Josh Furman Old Mill safety junior Michigan Henry Poggi Gilman defensive lineman freshman Michigan State Adam Brown Atholton offensive lineman sophomore Navy Demond Brown Old Mill slotback sophomore Navy Colin Osborne Glenelg slotback sophomore Navy Shelley White Archbishop Spalding defensive back sophomore New Mexico Nik D'Avanzo Archbishop Curley defensive lineman freshman New Mexico State Teldrick Morgan Meade wide receiver sophomore North Carolina Mark McNeill St. Mary's wide receiver junior Oklahoma Charles Tapper City defensive end sophomore Penn State Adrian Amos Calvert Hall cornerback junior Penn State Da'Quan Davis Calvert Hall cornerback sophomore Penn State Brian Gaia Gilman defensive tackle redshirt freshman Penn State Donovan Smith Owings Mills offensive tackle sophomore Penn State Trevor Williams Calvert Hall safety sophomore Pittsburgh Devon Porchia Gilman linebacker redshirt freshman Purdue Ryan Watson Good Counsel ? defensive tackle sophomore Rutgers Nick DePaola Hereford linebacker senior Rutgers Ian Thomas Franklin defensive back redshirt freshman Temple Samuel Benjamin Mount St. Joseph wide receiver sophomore Temple Cole Boozer Loyola tight end freshman Temple Sean Boyle Calvert Hall offensive lineman grad student Temple Avery Williams Archbishop Curley running back redshirt freshman Toledo Kennedy Frazier Calvert Hall defensive back freshman Toledo Delando Johnson Calvert Hall defensive back freshman Toledo Kyle Levere Calvert Hall wide receiver freshman Toledo Brandon Neverdon Calvert Hall running back redshirt freshman UAB Jonathan Perry Dunbar quarterback senior UCLA Mike Fafaul Loyola quarterback redshirt freshman UCLA Peter Hajimihalis St. Paul's long snapper sophomore UNLV Mike Horsey Dunbar defensive back junior UTEP Horace Miller Dunbar linebacker senior Virginia Alex Foertsch Gilman long snapper freshman Virginia Kirk Garner Good Counsel $ cornerback freshman Virginia Darius Jennings Gilman wide receiver junior Virginia Marco Jones Boys' Latin defensive tackle sophomore Virginia Micah Kiser Gilman linebacker freshman Virginia E.J. Scott Good Counsel # wide receiver junior Virginia Tech Michael Branthover DeMatha % punter junior Virginia Tech Kendall Fuller Good Counsel ^ cornerback freshman Virginia Tech Kyle Fuller Mount St. Joseph cornerback senior Virginia Tech Donovan Riley Poly cornerback sophomore Wake Forest Michael Campanaro River Hill wide receiver senior Wake Forest Hunter Goodwin Gilman offensive lineman sophomore Wake Forest Kevin Johnson River Hill cornerback junior West Virginia Marvin Gross Dunbar defensive end freshman
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